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Recommended Reading

The following list of books is recommended to those who might be interested in further study of the doctrines of grace. The list is not intended to be exhaustive but nevertheless fairly comprehensive. Some of the books are currently in print, others are not. Recommendation of a book is not to be understood as endorsement of every idea set forth by its author.

Best, W.E. Free Grace Versus Free Will. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1977, 53 pages.

Boettner, Loraine. The Reformed Doctrine of Predestination. Philadelphia: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1978, 440 pages.

Buis, Harry. Historic Protestantism and Predestination. Philadelphia: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1958, 142 pages.

Calvin, John. Calvin's Calvinism: Treatise on the Eternal Predestination of God and the Secret Providence of God. Translated by Henry Cole. Grand Rapids: Reformed Free Publishing Association, (no date), 354 pages.

Clark, Gordon H. Biblical Predestination. Phillipsburg: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1969, 155 pages.

Coles, Elisha. God's Sovereignty. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1979, 298 pages.

Coppes, Leonard H. Are Five Points Enough? The Ten Points of Calvinism. Manassas: Reformation Educational Foundation, 1980, 197 pages.

Engelsma, David J. Hyper-Calvinism and the Call of the Gospel. Grand Rapids: Reformed Free Publishing Association, 1980, 216 pages.

Girardeau, John L. Calvinism and Evangelical Arminianism Compared as to Election, Reprobation, Justification, and Related Doctrines. Harrisonburg: Sprinkle Publications, 1984, 574 pages.

Luther, Martin. The Bondage of the Will. Translated by J.I. Packer and O.R. Johnston. Westwood: Fleming H. Revell Co., 1957, 320 pages.

McNeill, John T. The History and Character of Calvinism. London: Oxford University Press, 1973, 470 pages.

Ness, Christopher. An Antidote to Arminiamism. North Hollywood: Puritan Heritage Publications, 1978, 90 pages.

Palmer, Edwin H. The Five Points of Calvinism. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1972, 109 pages.

Pink, Arthur W. The Sovereignty of God. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1963, 322 pages.

Reid, W. Stanford, ed. John Calvin: His Influence in the Western World. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1982, 415 pages.

Spencer, Duane Edward. TULIP: The Five Points of Calvinism in the Light of Scripture. Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1979, 77 pages.

Sproul, R.C. Chosen by God. Wheaton: Tyndale House Publishers Inc., 1986, 213 pages.

Steele, David N. and Curtis C. Thomas. The Five Points of Calvinism: Defined, Defended, Documented. Philadelphia: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing Co., 1963, 95 pages.

Thornwell, James Henly. Election and Reprobation. Jackson: Presbyterian Reformation Society, 1961, 97 pages.

Warburton, Ben A. Calvinism: Its History and Basic Principles, Its Fruits and Its Future, and Its Practical Application to Life. Grand Rapids: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1955, 249 pages.

Zanchius, Jerom. The Doctrine of Absolute Predestination. Translated by Augustus M. Toplady. Grand Rapids: Baker Bok House, 1977, 170 pages.

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